Knoppix is a Live Linux CD / Live DVD based on Debian GNU/Linux
This website is about Knoppix, a Free and Open Source Live Linux CD.
Knoppix is a GNU/Linux distribution that boots and runs completely from CD or DVD
and can be used to read and write Windows and other partitions (among other
The Knoppix CD and DVD include recent Linux software and desktop environments.
The DVD includes programs
such as OpenOffice.org, Abiword, The Gimp, Konqueror, Mozilla, Apache, PHP, MySQL and hundreds of other quality open source programs.
Knoppix is suitable even for Linux beginners and we encourage you to try it
and use the extensive help on our site if you need it. If you would like to learn more about Knoppix,
you could look at the FAQs and Documentation,
discuss it in the Forum, or just try it out!
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the trouble of downloading this large file and it burning to disk by buying it
for as little as $1.95 (worldwide shipping). Simply follow this link: download / buy page.
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The official website for Knoppix is on Klaus Knopper's website
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A simple or perhaps very complex query
All I ask is that my Knoppix with overlay should go into lang=uk without me asking each time.
It looks like that Knoppix 7.6.1 DVD is out of the bakery and is available on some of the mirrors:
64-bit Mint 17.3 Xfce LiveUSB
This has become my favorite LiveUSB. It is reminiscent of Knoppix LiveUSBs in a 7.2-and-
earlier period when Knoppix LiveCDs were still...
Why would the running knoppix partition be mounted rw?
# mount | grep mnt
/dev/sda4 on /mnt-system type ext4 (rw,relatime)
# uname -a
Linux Microknoppix 3.16.3-64 #10 SMP PREEMPT Fri Sep 26...
flash-knoppix formatting the whole disk as FAT32 ...
I installed knoppix 7.4.2 to a USB pen drive using flash-knoppix, which did format the whole (128Gb!) USB pen drive to FAT32, then the pen drive...
finally, a distro that works!
Pro: installed to my SSD as a "flash device" painlessly, boots! Con: sound is choppy on youtube videos, with a fast connection. some background: ...
Ok, I have the knoppix live 7.2.0 CD and using Gparted I have partitioned my main HDD to have 24Gb set aside for knoppix, formatted to ext3, in this...
7.2.0 WiFi not connecting with secured WiFi
It comes up with the router, but won't connect with the correct password. Any ideas? its a dlink router. Odd, it works with my xfinity router....
Dual PIII boots and runs from 7.2.0 CD but after HD Inst hangs on boot
7.2.0 booted and ran fine from the CD.
I did the HD install, and there were no problems.
It says to reboot, so I try to reboot, it starts...
Best version for PIII PC w/SCSI, CD Rom & USB 1 & Soundblaster w/Joystick for Wine
I have an old Dual PIII 750 PC with onboard Fast Wide SCSI and a CD but no DVD drive. It only supports USB 1, so I haven't found any USB that will...
knoppix 7.4.2 /init: exec: line 1049: /sbin/init: Input/output error
I'd just finished formating (dd) and reinstalling 7.4.2 on a working flashdrive, went to the bank and another website before I went to USPTO to...
Knoppix 7.6 in old Macbook pro
I was happy to see that I could boot this new version in my Macbook pro (2.4, and 2 GB RAM), but even with 2 GB RAM it goes very slow, even imposible...